Slide Image

IDC Snapshot

IDC has been busy working! Take a look at our highlights of Technical Assistance work provided to all states and territories to collect, report, analyze, and use high-quality IDEA data.

Check It Out!

Slide Image

New Launched Webpage—Data Meeting Toolkit!

IDC is pleased to announce the launch of the Data Meeting Toolkit webpage! This toolkit is a suite of tools that groups can use to guide conversation around data and support databased decisionmaking.

Explore the Toolkit!

Slide Image

Updated Coordinated Early Intervening Services (CEIS) Fiscal and Student Data Tracker Tools!

IDC and the Center for IDEA Fiscal Reporting (CIFR) have updated Using the Coordinated Early Intervening Services (CEIS) Fiscal and Student Data Tracker Tools

Check Them Out

Slide Image

New Part C Indicator Data Display Wizard!

The Part C Indicator Data Display Wizard provides users with various chart options for displaying complex data in user-friendly, easy-to-follow formats. 

Check It Out!

Slide Image

Updated Comprehensive IDC Tool & Product Lists!

This list provides a brief description and link to each Part B tool and product arranged by topic area.

Check It Out!

This list provides a brief description and link to each Part C tool and product arranged by topic area.

Check It Out!

Slide Image

New Business Rules Documentation Protocol!

The Business Rules Documentation Protocol is a customizable Excel workbook states can use for documenting, recording, and communicating existing business rules or data quality validation checks they perform during the collection and validation of IDEA Part B and Part C data.

Check It Out!

Slide Image

Check out The Interactive Public Reporting Engine!

The Interactive Public Reporting Engine provides an interactive way for states to meet federally mandated IDEA data public reporting requirements.

Check Out the Engine!

IDC Snapshot
New Launched Webpage—Data Meeting Toolkit!
Updated Coordinated Early Intervening Services (CEIS) Fiscal and Student Data Tracker Tools!
New Part C Indicator Data Display Wizard!
Updated Comprehensive IDC Tool & Product Lists!
New Business Rules Documentation Protocol!
Check out The Interactive Public Reporting Engine!

Building Capacity for High-Quality IDEA Data

Learn More About IDC

We help states build capacity to collect, report, analyze, and use high-quality IDEA data.

Need Technical Assistance? Find Your Point of Contact

TA Map Icon

Show Me

Use our interactive map to find your IDC Part B and Part C Point of Contact.

Working Principles of High-Quality IDEA Data

Show Me

View this interactive page to learn more about the different components of high-quality data.

Working Principles

Our Videos

View our featured videos here or access the complete collection in our Videos section.

  • The Story of Data: An Early Childhood Tale

  • The Importance of High-Quality IDEA Data

  • Incorporating Business Rules into State Data Systems

  • The Story of Data: A Special Education Tale

More Videos

Resource Library

The Resource Library houses tools and products developed by IDC, developed with its collaborators, or submitted by IDC stakeholders.

Knowledge Lab

The Knowledge Lab facilitates use and dissemination of IDC and collaborative resources. Emphasis is on easy storage and retrieval of tools and products to improve learning.

Show Me

The Latest Updates from IDC

@IDEAdatacenter Tweets

Access Public IDEA Data

U.S. Department of Education website offers current and historical data and products.

For More Information

Visit IDC’s Public Reporting Engine

Access Public IDEA Data - Laptop